Heidi

Meaning and origin

Heidi is a German girl name. The meaning of the name is Noble, Kind.



Where is it used?

The name Heidi is mainly used in German and in English.

How do they say it elsewhere?

Haydee (In English (Modern))
Heida (In Other languages)


See also

In German: Adalheid (F)
In English: Adelaide
In Dutch and in Frisian: Elke
Alternative meanings (Old English) Noble, Kind

What Heidi`s say about their name

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It is european

The worst thing about the name:
Ppl. are jelous ur name is unique

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I love my name

Extra information:
I like the spelling HYDEE.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Not a lot of people have it

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I wouldn't wnt to have any other name

Extra information:
Despite the very popular book/movie people have hard time spelling HEIDI

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I leaved with my grandfather so I felt like I was in a movie

The worst thing about the name:
I didn't like when childs play used my name

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
Rose Marie

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Love the name Heidi I picked it for my baby girl

The worst thing about the name:
When ppl spell it wrong

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I LOVE IT

The worst thing about the name:
spelling

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I GO CRAZY

Extra information:
GHSRESQWDHJFYKUASJUG

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It's REALLY unique, nobody i know has the same name :)

The worst thing about the name:
People ALWAYS spell it wrong... Grhhh Also the nicknames, but don't let them get to you...

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
Who knows what i would be called!

Extra information:
It's a beautiful name! Plus pretty :)

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Its mine

The worst thing about the name:
the nicknames

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I wont have a name than

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Not many people have it I think that gives it an authenticness

The worst thing about the name:
Nobody frikkin knows how to.spell it! !

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
If my name wasn't Heidi, I have no clue what else I would have been named our what else I would want my name to be,.. I Looooove my name!

Extra information:
Heidi the best name anyone could give there baby girl!

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It's unique and I like it.

The worst thing about the name:
People pronouncing and spelling it wrong.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I've thought about changing my name, I've always loved Heidi.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
i guess i'm too special

The worst thing about the name:
everyone would think i'm mix although i'm not

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
maybe Hedrianna.it sounds sooo coool!!

Extra information:
nope!

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Its different and cute soudin lol

The worst thing about the name:
People spell it wrong because i spell my name Hiedi rather than Heidi

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
It would be Florence thats a very unique name and i like being different

Extra information:
Hiedis are awsome!!

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
if I were born a boy I would have been Methodius Bartholomew. I prefer Heidi :)

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It's unique. I actually hated it until I got into middle school and there were 2 or 3 girls with the names I wanted and the teachers were figuring out how to differentiate them.

The worst thing about the name:
One that people can never spell it correctly and secondly the nicknames. Heidi Ho, Tidy Heidi, Heidi in a diedy, it rhymes with Heidi and I've heard it.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I wouldn't change my name if I had the opportunity. Actually I've had the opportunity, and I didn't change it.

Extra information:
If you name your daughter Heidi, make sure they know the book, and how they got the name (after the book) or like in my case, my mother growing up had a neighbor named Heidi who played the violin beautifully. She admired the lady so much she always wanted a Heidi when she had children. I am the second girl, and was going to be named Rebecca, but when I was born my mom looked at me, said that's not a becky, it's a Heidi. I feel my name is special because it's part of me that my mom saw when I was born.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It's unique.

The worst thing about the name:
I can't count the amount of jokes I've had to endure.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
It would be something else.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
GUYS THINK ITS SEXY, TEACHES THINK ITS SMART, FRIENDS WISH THEY HAD IT!!

The worst thing about the name:
EVERYONE DOES ASSUME IM SOME GERMAN, BUT IN TRUTH ITS A NICE WAY TO START A CONVO!

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I WOULD LOVE HAYDEN OR MERCEDES!

Extra information:
MY SISTERS NAME IS KELTY! HEIDI AND KELTY SOOUNDS GREAT! IF YOURE NAMING YOUR SECOND CHILD, KEEP THE SAME ENDING AS YOUR FIRST CHILDS NAME! THEN NEITHER CAN COMPLAIN!

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It is not a common name

The worst thing about the name:
No worse than any other name. Every name has the potential to be made fun of - Heidi is no different.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
My friends wouldn't know what to call me.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
the meaning, people always remember

The worst thing about the name:
nothing

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
i would like to be called lilly

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It has a cool meaning

The worst thing about the name:
Heidi hi or mispronunciation

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I would probably have another unusual name cause my sisters name is Brigitte and my brothers name is Parker

Extra information:
I love my name it is different - and I don't like to be ordinary

The best thing about the name Heidi:
IT IS REALLY NOT THAT COMMON

The worst thing about the name:
REALLY NOTHING EXCEPT I LIVE IN TEXAS SO I GET THE SAYING HEIDI HEIDI ......HEIDI MEANING HELLO THAT THEY USE TO SAY HELLO LOL

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
SKYLER

Extra information:
NO

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It is a rarely used & I've only known one Heidi in my lifetime.

The worst thing about the name:
I get called annoying names like Heidi Heidi and Heidi Hoe. Fortunately they are nice people who wouldn't actually be calling me that to be ugly.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I don't know I love my name!

Extra information:
My name is pronounced Haydee in Spanish.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Everyone says omg heidi is such a pretty name and thats y ur pretty

The worst thing about the name:
umm... then nicknames i get

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
if i was a boy i would've been called thomas

Extra information:
nope its just a great name

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Its a beautiful name

The worst thing about the name:
noth'n

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
If I had been a boy, I'd have been called Ryan

Extra information:
People call me Heids, Hide, Heidleburg etc

The best thing about the name Heidi:
i think its very preety

The worst thing about the name:
heidi hi campers

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
it would be rose

Extra information:
i love it its nice

The best thing about the name Heidi:
i think its very preety

The worst thing about the name:
heidi hi campers

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
it would be rose

Extra information:
i love it its nice

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Its unique, no body has any questions when my name is mentioned, it is always yep i know heidi

The worst thing about the name:
HEIDI HO for sure. i mean anything ending in HO is horrible

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I would be sad. I love the uniqueess

Extra information:
my dad hated my name and my mom persuaded him to finally like it. she of course read the books

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Cause its my name. ♥ it so much!!!

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing!

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I will change my name (become heidy)

Extra information:
Heidy...Heidy... ♥ it!!!

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Its unique, I have only met one other person with my name

The worst thing about the name:
being called Heidi Ho, and the smart remarks in regards to being named after a book, and that I know of more dogs with the name, so yeah all of the really unorigional stuff that pretty much everyone else has mentioned on this page, it gets old really fast

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I cannot see having any other name its just me, as much as I have been teased for having such a unique name I can't imagine having a different name because I am as unique as my name

Extra information:
Being named Heidi is a bit of an odd name considering my heritage is northern european mostly

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It has a ring to it!! :D

The worst thing about the name:
nothing at all

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
i wouyld change my name lol

Extra information:
i love my name !

The best thing about the name Heidi:
unique. everyone thinking that i'm mix!

The worst thing about the name:
nothing

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
mybe i'm heida..haha

Extra information:
proud to be myself

The best thing about the name Heidi:
its so unique and not many other ppl have it.it totaly suits me and i absolutly love the name. ;)

The worst thing about the name:
uhm i guess that ppl call me heidi ho and use really old jokes like heidi . . hi. its not in a mean way though so it still allgoods.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
i wouldnt be the same person :)

Extra information:
My nick mame is Dee and all my friends call me it .

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It makes me really feel noble and kind :-).

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I wouldn't have enjoyed my name ....

The best thing about the name Heidi:
its my name lol

The worst thing about the name:
ppl call me heidi hohohoho but not in a bad way but now they call me ms.santa

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
i would die!!!!!!!!!!!!! i love it

Extra information:
im never going to change it

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Its unique and i absolutely love it! My twin sister is jealous.

The worst thing about the name:
um... nothing really. People call me Heidi Ho but not in a mean offensive way.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
my name would be my twin sisters name.

Extra information:
People call me Hi-D a lot which was funny... for a while.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I actually spell my name Heidie- it looks pretty that way- though I guess my parents spelled it wrong on my birth certificate- Also best thing is not many people have it...and my best friend calls me I.D.

The worst thing about the name:
The Heidie of the Mountain jokes, the dogs named Heidie- even in Israel, and the Heidie ho jokes

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
My life would be the same

Extra information:
I enjoy my name... My Dad was from Germany so it was his choice. :)

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I actually spell my name Heidie- looks pretty- Beat thing is not many people have it...and best friend calls me I.D.

The worst thing about the name:
The Heidie of the Mountain jokes, the dogs named Heidie- even in Israel, and the Heidie Ho jokes

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
My life would be the seam

Extra information:
I enjoy my name... My Dad was from Germany so it was his choice. :)

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I don't have to use my Surname, as I'm the only Heidi most people know. I love my name. Cheers Dadio

The worst thing about the name:
The really unoriginal jokes...Heidi....hi!, where's the goats,etc Quite like Heidi~ho though.

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
If I was a boy, I'd be Spencer!

Extra information:
I also knew an alsatian called Heidi....not what you need at school!

The best thing about the name Heidi:
it's unique. :)

The worst thing about the name:
people don't know how to spell! my teacher calles me heidi ho

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I don't know anyone else with the same name

The worst thing about the name:
Being asked where my goats are!

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I'm sure I would be a different person

Extra information:
My nickname is Boo - when I was a baby my dad used to hide his face behind his hands, say my name then go BOO!

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I've always had to live up to the image - so yes, kind, noble, loving, caring, sweet ... all part of the name and the person who wears it.

The worst thing about the name:
I've always felt it was a name that wouldn't age gracefully, but now, I am in my 50s and I am still perky, kind, loving and sweet, I just don't look like Shirley Temple any longer ...

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I might not be who I am today.

Extra information:
I've been called Heidi Ho since I was a little child, long before Ho had a negative reference point. My older sisters picked my name, because my mother felt it woule help repress their jealousy. When I was growing up the only other heidis were dachundts and St Bernards.

The best thing about the name Heidi:
not many people have the name heidi

The worst thing about the name:
get called heidi ho

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
wouldnt no any different

Extra information:
heidi is a great name thanks mum for callin me it

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It's such a Beautiful name!!

The worst thing about the name:
Nothing!!!

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I wouldn't know better! But I would NEVER want to change my name!! Ever Ever Ever!

Extra information:
Did I mention I LOVE my name? Thanks Mom! :o)

The best thing about the name Heidi:
I makes you think of a cute blonde. So I fit :-)

The worst thing about the name:
The movie title

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I would have missed out on all the Heidi HO's

The best thing about the name Heidi:
It is a pretty name and not very many people have Heidi for a name.

The worst thing about the name:
Heidi Ho

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
Yes everything because I think God intended my name to be Heidi

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Not very many people have the name, very unique

The worst thing about the name:
Not much

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
no

The best thing about the name Heidi:
People always say I look like a Heidi, I love my name!!

The worst thing about the name:
Kids asked me if my family were sheep hearders

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
Everyone now calls me baby heidi even though I'm 28,Ithink people think I'm kind because of my name, which I am

Extra information:
Every guy I ever dated said they loved my name it reminded them of a foriegn goddess

The best thing about the name Heidi:
Everything :)

The worst thing about the name:
Maybe Heidi Fleiss, but not really

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
I probably would not be or met the people I met because many of them liked me and my name and then got to know me after that

Extra information:
Heidi is a great name, I really believe it

The best thing about the name Heidi:
My nic name is D so my friends says hi D for a laugh

The worst thing about the name:
I quiet ofter get heidi ho neighbour

The best thing about the name Heidi:
not many people share the name

The worst thing about the name:
it reminds me of the movie

If my name wasn`t Heidi....:
it makes me more unique

More `Heidi` links

Heidi as abbreviation
Actors named Heidi
Heidi in the encyclopedia